GEC 'Magnet' electric cooker, model DC435, sectioned, 1936.
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Fully enamelled with cast-metal hotplate and griller-boiler, oven and oven thermostat. Sectioned to show details of the wiring, the hotplate construction and the insulation. Made by General Electric Co, in England, between 1935 and 1940. Inscription on enamel plate on front: GEC/AUTOMATIC/CONTROL Magnet/MADE IN ENGLAND/A GEC Product. Front view.